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"we've been blessed we haven't had a hurricane in quite awhile. but we're going to have rain. and we're going to have storm surge. we have the potential of tornadoes. we're going to have rip currents. we have to be careful." --wally governor scott stops in the bay area... with a warning for the entire gulf coast... be prepared... for ?anything.
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?thousand national guardsmen on ?standby... watching this storm. ((walter)) its now 5:?? thanks for joining us. i'm walter allen((jen)) and i'm jen epstein. we've got a five o'clock advisory to talk about... let's go right to dave.
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((jen) it seems like we've been watching the storm ?forever... but you can't get apathetic about it. ((wally)) flooding is a very real possibility for many bay area communities... and northern pasco county is already under a hurricane watch. ((wally fox-13's shayla
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shayla: this area ?knows flooding... it's been through it a few times... what are they doing to prepare ?this me right now-- sely. thetorm cldmpact unty tonignto morning. some of the ggest conser include heavy rain and high wind. we learned erted peoplen w lying areas--- prerefor possible evacuations. i want to take you to this video captured tudaes
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((wally thanks, shayla.
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potential concerns for several bay area counties... and sandbags are available at several locations... from hillsborough to citrus. we have those locations, posted on our website "fox13 news dot com"... along with all the very latest info, about the storm. (jen anticipating the storm, the bucs moved their pre-season game against the washington redskins, ?up a day. it'll take place onight at eight, at raymond james stadium in tampa. stead of ?tomorrow night. the team consulted with weather ex redskins in making this decision... and everyone agreed: it's the right thing to do, to keep fans, players and stadium staff, safe. al/wipe xclyps) when you're away from your t-v, track t-d 9 and the tropics with the fox 13 mobile app. you can watch fox 13 newscasts live... you'll also have an interactive radar at your fingertips. download the app for free for
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new this morning: hillsborough county sheriff's office and tampa police are searching for a man in the copeland park area after a traffic stop. fox13's alcides segui is
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((wally thanks, alcides.
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(jen) the results are in from florida's primary elections. and the state's biggest ?november matchup... has now been set.((wally)) marco rubio won the g-o-p nomination for u-s senate... and will go head to head with democratic congressman patrick murphy. (wally/ the two men didn't face much competition from their primary rivals. on the republican side... rubio easily beat manatee county
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(jen/ and murphy beat his democratic competition as well. congressman alan grayson.. who was expected to be his biggest opponent, didn't even come close. and it didn't take long for rubio and murphy to start attacking each ?other last night: in the senate, i will fight for you every single day. you compare that to senator rubio, who just yesterday said, no one can make a commitment to a 6 year term. well guess what senator, i have two words for you. i can." "i look forward to this campaign. because the best ones give you a clear choice and this one is a clear choice. between someone who has achieved things on behalf of our state and who plans to acheive things in the future, and someone who feels he's entitled to the job because everything he's ever wanted has been given to him before. that's not the way it's goi
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representative "debbie wasserman schultz" won her primary last night in south florida. she beat law professor "tim canova." schultz had to deal with some controversy after getting ?fired from the democratic national committee last month... over an email leak. canova was endorsed by bernie sanders. schultz wins... with about 56 percent of the vote. ((walter and a ?bright day for solar energy. florida voters approved "amendment four" last night. it gives tax breaks to home and business owners who install and maintain solar panels. it nde pass... and it got 75 percent of the vote. and ?another solar amendment will appear on the ballot in november... giving residents the right to own or?lease solar energy. ((jen and of course there are many other ?local races from last night. you can find ?all the results on our website "fox 13 news dot com". ((wally)) later today.. indiana govenor "mike pence" will make his first campaign stops here in the sunshine state.. and both are in
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((wally the vice presidential nominee will start out with a little taste of the south.. having lunch at "ricky p's" in st. petersburg.. expected to be there is florida attorney general "pam bondi".. from there -- he'll head to sarasota for a town hall style meeting at the hyatt regency hotel.. doors are expected to open at 11 a-m.. pence will begin speaking around 2 in the afternoon.. if yod ke to attend -- you can reserve two free tickets on donald trumps campaign website. ((wally as for donald trump himself... he's taking his immigration message to mexico.. he'll be meeting privately with mexican president "enrique nieto".. the meeting will take place before trump gives a highly anticipated speech on immigration in phoenix. the billionaire has called for deporting illegal immigrants and building a wall along the u-s-mexico border -- for which
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with her family... after swimming more than 6 miles and walking another 12. a couple was boating on lake michigan with their 10-month-old dog rylee on sunday... when they ran into mechanical problems. after working on the boat... they couldn't find the belgian malinois. the family sent out a "mayday dog overboard" call over their radio. the next morning... a woman saw rylee walking into a campground. the family borrowed someone's truck... and squeaked one of the puppy's favorite toys. that's when rylee bounded out of the woods... tail wagging and happy to see her family. ((jen)) they were camping... relaxing... enjoying the late summer weather... then, out of the blue... disaerststruck. ((walter)) somet chingame hurtling out of the sky... and right into their yards... the incredible story, after the break. ((walter and... cue the thanksgiving dinner cravings...
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went head first... into a big pit of ?gravy.
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(wally a scary situation in nevada... where a small plane... crashed into an r-v
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plane was headed for the nearby reno/tahoe international airport... when it started having engine problems. the plane hit the ground nose-first, and caught fire. some of the wreckage hit trailers and vehicles... and the park was evacuated... but thankfully, no one on the ground was hurt. the condition of the pilot... or any potential passengers... is unknown. (jen all aboard the gravy train! hundreds of people in england, turned out to wa yep, there really is such a thing. 16-men and eight- women battled it out... in 20- thousand gallons of gravy. they were judged on ?skill, and ?entertainment value. and besides being hilarious, it was also generous. money raised from the event
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-- based on the signal's characteristics.. any alien life would have to be generating about a tlln watts of energy to send the signal to earth.. ientists equate that to harnessing the energy of the sun.. the team who observed the signal.. only detected it once.. meaning the mystery will likely remain unsolved.. ((wally) you know what they say: the truth is out there... and now, scientiests... have something new to investigate. the strange signal from space... that might prove... we're no ((walter plus... he was there in the house, when the unthinkable happened. now, 20-years later, jonbenet ramsey's brother... opens up about her murder. what he told doctor phil, in an about her murder. what he told doctor phil, in an exclusive
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how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother
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the roast looks good dad. how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother because she needs more followers. ok. a hurricane watch continues to the north this morning as td9 meanders through the gulf of mexico. in the short term today will be breezy with periods of rain. high temps in the mid 80s. tonight will be breezy with rain; lows in the upper 70s. tomorrow will be
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((walter)) it's tempting to sort of "blow-off" the storm warnings... after all, it's been so long since we've had a ?direct hit in the bay area.((jen)) but we know that it's dangerous to ignore ?any storm... they can all pack a punch... and pasco county residents know
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((jen thanks, shayla.
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with all that rain on the way triple-a is warning drivers to stay safe on th roads. the tpical
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the bay .area triple-a says drivers should avoid being on the road if possible. they warn the storm could reduce visibility, flood streets and litter roadways with debris. they also remind people never drive through standing water, especially if you don't know how deep it is. the time now is 5:??. let's get you up to the minute on today's top stie after last nights primary results in florida -- marco rubio will face democratic congressman "patrick murphy".. in a bid to keep his seat in the senate.. former d-n-c chair "debbie wasserman schultz" won her primary battle in south florida.. and voters approved "amendment four" -- which gives tax breaks to home and business owners that install, and maintain solar panels. ((walter an accused burglar is recovering... after being shot during a break-in. it happened tuesday morning, in a home along "west b street" in tampa. the home security system alerted
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what was happening, and called authorities... then, she called her father. the dad went to check it out, and ran into the burglar... michael stewart... in e backyard. detectives say: he got nervous, about something stewart was holding, and opened fire. he's in the hospital with serious injuries. the father... has ?not been charged. ((walter a final farewell today, to one of the bay area's most influential religious leaders. monsignor laurence higgins will be laid to rest. a funeral will be held at st. lawrence catholic church t morning at 11-30. he founded and led the church for nearly 50-years. they're expecting a very large turnout, so get there early to get a seat. (wally) it's the interview... that's in the mak decades after jonbenet ramsey was killed... her brother burke... is openg-up out the tragedy. (wally burke ramsey was nine years old when his sister was fod dead in the basement, just a few days after christmas, in 19-96. he remembers his mother searching his room right after
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"where's my baby? where's my baby?" he can recall the small her casketwas... and her eyes being closed. and he knew that some people thought his parents were guilty. he came under suspicion as well. now, all these years later, he wants to change the narrative on all this... to help people remember his ?sister... and finally find justice for her. his exclusive interview with dr. phil airs next month. (jen hard to believe... 19-years ago ?today, since princess diana died in a car accident in paris. the shocking news stunned the world... she was just 36- years old... with two young sons... and her whole life ahead of her, after ending her unhappy marriage to britain's prince charles. and the outpouring of grief was tremendous. who could forget the ?piles of flowers outside kensington palace in london, and other royal residences. prince william and prince harry say: they'll
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they also admit: they still miss their mother... every single day. diana would have turned 55-years-old... last month. it's 5:-- stay with us. introducing dunkin's new cold brew coffee,
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(wally (jen) we know that dogs can reduce stress and loneliness. they've been brought to airports, nursing homes... even schools, during exam weeks... to help people deal with anxiety. (wally) well now, they're also being used in ?courtrooms. russell's here with that story. (russell) imagine it... you're called to testify in court. it can be scary for anyone... but it's especially daunting for ?children... or those dealing with painful, gutwrenching testimony. so you can
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(russell just a few days ago, "roma"... a specially-trained lab/retriever mix... made history in south carolina. she became the first ?animal to take the stand in court. she sat right next to a witness, at a murder trial. the jurors didn't even know she was there... but the witness sure did... he said: he would never have been able to get out a word, if roma wasn't with him. and that's her special talent... putting people at ease. her laid-back anloving personality made her perfect for the job. (russell) roma spent three years in training... with a group called "canine companions for independence." and she did some of that training, right here in florida. she's one of nearly 100-dogs in 28 states, working for prosecutors, child advocacy centers and even, the f-b-i. after about 10-
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((jen)) perks and upgrades, coming your way... the airline offering new routes out of the bay area... and the restaurant with new ?freebies, "taki o.. r tebrk. the eak. "taking off"... after new ?freebies, restaurant with and the bay area...routes out of the offering new the airline your way...upgrades, coming perks and ((jen))
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the restaurant with new the restaurant with new ?freebies, "taking off"... after the break. ?freebies, "taking off"... he appeared to moca reporter with a disability. the restaurant with new ?freebies, "taking off"... after the break. "you gotta see this guy. 'uhhhh i don't know what i said, i don't remember.' he's going like 'i don't remember'." "putting aife to work is a very dangerous thing. "you have to be wealthy in order to be great. i'm sorry to say it." "he's a war hero because he was captured. i like people that weren't captured."
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wanna get away? now you have more options... when flying out of pinellas county. allegiant just announced new non-stop flights, out of st. pete/clearwater airport. they'll fly to portsmouth, new hampshire... from november 17th through may 14th... and flights to austin, texas, kick-off in february. there will be two flights a week, to each city. allegiant now services 53-airports, across
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chipotle is hoping to reel in more customers this september... with two new deals. kids can eat free every sunday...as long as their with a paying adult.... and high school and college students can get a free drink with the purchase of an entree-- with their school i-d. no coupons are necessary. the new promos are on top of chipotle's loyalty program... which dishes out free meals after a set number of purchases. ((jen)) there's much more to come on good day. let's turn it over out what's ahead in our 6 o'clock hour. ((russell/2-shot)) you have to feel sorry for the people who live along the anclote river.. and in areas that get a lot of flooding.. because it's going to be a ?tough couple days.((laura)) parts of our area under a "tropical storm warning"... we are live as they prepare for a lot of rain. (laura/take vo) and: terror, panic and ?frustration from the pulse nightclub shooting.. at six - the frantic calls and texts from family members - trying to get in touch with their loved ones.
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brave.. or stupid? a florida woman comes face to face with a ?bear on her driveway.. coming up - what she does, when this bear walks right toward her... golden outside or fluffy inside. deep pockets or delicious ridges. tasty egg or savory bacon. experience dunkin's new belgian waffle breakfast sandwich. it's not this or that. it's all of it. america runs on dunkin'. havertys furniture helps your home look perfect even when life isn't. pretty! hey. umm... sign here? sure, you got a pen? i do! thanks sweetie. the labor day sale is on now at havertys.
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discover the craft of cold brew today and keep on. america runs on dunkin'. we have to be careful. everybody has to be careful. >> we ve everybody want anybody to be injured. we don't want any loss of life. >>russell: tropical depression nine still called that, is showing signs of growth. florida's gulf coast is off to a hurricane watch. team coverage as tampa bay gets ready. >>laura: a primary election blowout. big wins in the fight for the open seat. >>russell: donald trump going

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